VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 24, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AgriFORCE Growing Systems Ltd. (“the Company”) (NASDAQ: AGRI; AGRIW), an agtech company focused on advancing sustainable cultivation and plant-based products, today provided a business update following the recent restructuring of management.
Richard Wong, interim CEO of AgriFORCE, stated, “We remain committed to pursuing business opportunities that drive organic growth, positive cash flow, and value for our shareholders. To assist with our growth strategy, we are reallocating our resources to focus on the commercialization of our products and are analyzing the food verticals best suited for our IP. With the current senior management team of Mauro Pennella, Troy McClellan, and Hernando Ruiz-Jimenez in place, we are well-positioned to execute on our business growth initiatives and drive near-term revenue for UN(THINK) Foods, AgriFORCE-RCS, and monetization of our patented GrowHouse. We look forward to reaching significant milestones and providing updates to our shareholders along the way.”
“Importantly, we have reduced our average monthly operating cash burn by approximately 31% since year end and continue to explore areas where we can remove non-essential expenses,” continued Mr. Wong. “Finally, we are working to complete our previously announced acquisitions and are progressing through due diligence.”
AgriFORCE Growing Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: AGRI; AGRIW) is an agtech company focused on building an integrated agtech platform that combines the best technology, intellectual property, and knowledge to solve an urgent problem – providing the best solutions to help drive sustainable crops and nutritious food for people around the world. The AgriFORCE vision is to be a global leader in delivering plant-based foods and products through an advanced and sustainable agtech platform that makes positive change in the world—from seed to table. Additional information about AgriFORCE is available at: www.agriforcegs.com.
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